Data Centre Systems Engineer

  • Job Reference: HQ00008886
  • Date Posted: 2 August 2017
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: Southampton
  • Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Active Directory / Microsoft Windows Server / MSCA / MCP

My client, a market leader in loyalty payment solutions, urgently require a Data Centre Systems Engineer to join them ASAP. This is a very exciting time to join them.

Data Centre Systems Engineer

REPORTING TO: Data Centre Infrastructure Team Leader
? Maintain, administer and continually improve all areas of the Data Centre hosted platforms including monitoring, automation, patching and backups strategies
? Deploy and support developed applications, web and SQL solutions
? Provide infrastructure support for solution implementation projects
? Ensure security and system standards are maintained and developed
? Join the out of hour on call support rota
? Support of datacentre facilities

? Minimum of 3 years working in a medium to large IT environment
? Strong troubleshooting skills, strategic planning, and logical approach to problem solving
? Strong oral, written communication and documentation skills
? Active Directory
? Microsoft Windows Server configuration and administration including 2008 and 2012
? Qualifications (one of): 'A' level in a computing or numerate-related discipline (or equivalent), degree or diploma in a computing or numerate-related discipline (or equivalent)
? Microsoft certification in relevant discipline. For example MCSA, MCP
? Flexible working approach and willing to work outside of normal business hours, including the data centre on-call rota

? Microsoft PowerShell
? Microsoft Hyper-V
? Microsoft System Centre
? Storage Area Networks
? Experience of ITIL and PCI environments
? Experience in large, complex system implementation projects
? Ability to collaborate effectively with a wide variety of technical, functional and management staff including the willingness to act as mentor when required
? Understanding of SQL Server and High Availability

For more information, please contact lee Barham on 01372 748 444